Badrinath is a famous pilgrim located in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand state, Which is one of the main four dhams of India and Uttarakhand. Badrinath name means, Badri meaning 'Berries' and Nath meaning 'Lord'. This is a popular holy pilgrim place of Hindu and Jain. The Badrinath Temple is known as Badri Narayan, which is considered an ideal place between the four dhams. Badrinath is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. The statue of Lord Vishnu is in a garbhagrha, Ahead of which is the pavilion for pilgrims from where the pilgrims receive the darshan of Lord Vishnu. The idol of Lord Vishnu or Badri Narayan is made of a black rock (Saligram stone). The mountain range of Nar and Narayan is located in Badrinath. The holy Alaknanda river flows beneath Badrinath.
Taptkund is just below the temple, which is a natural hot water source. Devotees before going to the holy temple of Badrinath takes a dip in this holy kund. Brahma Kapal is situated on the banks of Alaknanda, It is believed that, here by donating Pind, Ancestors get liberation from the vicious circle of life and death. Mana village is about 3 km from Badrinath, which is the last village on the Indian border and ahead of this, the Tibetan border begins. There are many other places around Badrinath, Like Bhima Pul, Charan Paduka, Ganesha Cave, Mata Murthy Temple, Narad Kund, Punch Dhara & Punch Shila, Saraswati River, Satopanth Lake, Sheshnetre, Surya Kund, Vasundhara Falls, Swargarohini it is believed that, from here, there is a way to go to heaven, from where Yudhishthar, the eldest brother of Pandavas, went to heaven, and Vyas Cave, where Ved Vyas ji wrote a famous Mahagrantha called Mahabharat by Ganesh ji etc, Pilgrims can visit places such as.
Badrinath is a famous pilgrim situated in Uttarakhand state, which is one of the four dhams of India and Uttarakhand. Badrinath temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu, which is in the background of Neelkanth Mountain peak. The mountain range of Nar and Narayan is located in Badrinath. Rishi Ganga and the Alaknanda River are two holy rivers flowing bottom the temple of Badrinath
The best weather to visit Badrinath is from May to June and from September to October. Travelling here in these months is the best and enjoyable. In the winter season, the journey of here is closed for 6 months. During the winter season, the weather of here is cold. Due to heavy snowfall in the winter season, the temperature of here goes down very much. Due to heavy rains in the rainy season, it is a bit difficult to travel of here because of heavy rains threatening landslides. The temperature of here between from -2°C to 5°C in the winter season and the temperature in the summer season is between 5°C to 15°C.
Badrinath is one of the most famous pilgrim centers in India. Here you will find different types of shops to shopping. Here you find some religious items, Such as religious books, rudraksha garland, some quality goods made of brass, idols of gods and photographs of Badrinath Ji etc. From here you can take some souvenirs items for your home, relatives and friends. There are various types of shops for shopping in Badrinath.